About

Artfully made. Spiritually rich.


ODB Films, founded in 2005 as "Outside da Box," is an award-winning not-for-profit video production ministry whose mission is to foster an encounter with Christ through artfully made, spiritually rich films. Since its inception, ODB has produced more than 250 short films - including the 60-film Video Catechism (VCAT) series for teens. In January 2016, ODB released its first feature film, Full of Grace. Partnering with Sony Pictures, ODB released Paul, Apostle of Christ in March 2018. The film opened in more than 30 countries, earning $28+ million worldwide. In October 2019, ODB released a six-part docu-series called RESTORED: Stories of Encounter. In addition to the creation of content, ODB also offers Film & Reflection Events and has facilitated several hundred over the past four years in dioceses, churches, and schools throught the United States.

Our History



Our Team

Eric Groth

President/CEO

Doug Tooke

VP of Ministry Advancement

Katie Reidy

Producer/Production Manager

Becky Groth

Copy Writer/Administrative Assistant